- Our list of the best things to do in Alexandria, Ontario, features the top 54 nearby activities — including 26 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Alexandria, Ontario has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Alexandria, Ontario , followed by 54 popular activities in nearby cities, including Alexandria Bay, Clayton, Watertown, Brockville and Clayton
Located along the St. Lawrence River, Keewaydin State Park provides access for boating and fishing along with 48 campsites overlooking the river. The park has a children's playground, a swimming pool, picnic facilities and barbecue grills.
The Singer Castle was built in the early part of the last century, originally conceived as a gothic-influenced hunting lodge. Open daily for tours during the summer, the castle also can be reserved to host weddings and other private events.
For exploring the 1000 Islands region, the traveler can always appeal to Uncle Sam Boat Tours. The most popular of the services is the Two Nations Tour, which takes the passengers on the American and Canadian waters. Special private events can be organized aboard.
Champagne Balloon Adventures offers 45 minutes to an hour hot air balloon rides over the 1,000 island lake region, which include views of Boldt Castle and Singer Castle. A champagne and hors d'oeuvres reception is held immediately following the ride.
Located along the St. Lawrence River, Wellesley Island State Park is a camping site that features a sandy beach and water access for fishing and boating. The park has picnic tables, a recreation barn, a golf course and hiking trails.
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Offering special events, tours, and a lecture series, the Cornwall Brothers Store & Museum is a museum that preserves the history of Alexandria Bay. The museum has exhibits that cover boating and boatbuilding, fishing, photography, steamship lines, and military history.
Heart Island is most popular for being the island on which Boldt Castle was constructed. However, the island has a much longer history, beginning with its naming in 1775. It was a prisoner-of-war camp during the Civil War, and it has the largest tax-funded cemetery in the world.